At least three people were reportedly killed and multiple others injured when a helicopter crashed into a house in Newport Beach Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The crash was reported just before 2 p.m. in the area of Egret Court, about a block from the beach.
Joseph Anthony Tena, 60, of Newport Beach and Kimberly Lynne Watzman, 45, of Santa Monica were named as two of the victims who died in the Tuesday crash, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. The third victim’s information will be released pending notification of family, according to abc7.
The fire department says at least five people reported to be unconscious at the scene when firefighters arrived. Continue reading
Bus Accident in Newport Beach.
Pro-surfer, Anastasia Ashley, is claiming an upscale Newport Beach restaurant discriminated against her for wearing jeans short-shorts to lunch.
Ashley posted a photo to Instagram showing off the offending shorts after she says she was discriminated against by Gulfstream restaurant over the garment being too revealing.
She wrote in her post: “My shorts aren’t too short and I think as a woman I can choose the shorts I want to wear and I don’t need a restaurant to dress me and tell me what is appropriate or not.” Continue reading
A 3.1-magnitude earthquake struck near posh Newport Beach, California at 3:25 p.m. on Sunday.and was felt in Huntington Beach, Costa Mesa, Aliso Viejo, Irvine, Fountain Valley and Anaheim.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake hit one mile east of Newport Beach, four miles southwest of Irvine and six miles east-southeast of Huntington Beach.
3km (2mi) E of Newport Beach, California
5km (3mi) SSE of Costa Mesa, California
5km (3mi) W of San Joaquin Hills, California Continue reading
Jenna Jameson is officially a very trouble person again getting arrested this time for battery. The adult super star was arrested and charged with battery on Saturday night in Newport Beach, California. reports gossipcop.
Witnesses said, Jenna got into a car wreck and then attempted to batter the individual operating the other involved vehicle. Jameson was put under “citizen’s arrest” until the police arrived and took her into custody. Continue reading